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Arrested for DUI and speeding
Hi my bother-in-law who's from Mexico City and was staying here for a couple weeks work related , got arrested over the weekend in Fayette County, WV for a DUI and speeding at 100mph , he was suppose to flight back to Mexico on Thursday. He has a Mexico drivers license and has never lived here before therefor he is not familiar with the driving laws.. He was bail out by his boss and was told can't leave the county until his court date, but his court might take up to a month. Can he ask for some type of permission and come back for his court date? what are the chances that he might get his case dismiss or clear since he is not from here or lives here's at all. Should he get a lawyer? What are his best options ?He's being charge with a felony and a misdemeanor . He's staying at hotel !
Being charged with a felony will require your counsel to file a bond modification request to allow you to travel home....
Hi I'm accused of Misdemeanor and Felony offense of DUI; can I do get a light sentence? police may not had physical evidence
I'm from Mexico city, I just came to WV to have some meetings, I will go hire possible soon by an American Company to remain on WV. I'm suppose to flight back to Mexico for other works before my court, I have 100 percent of my bond so can I flight there, or do I need an permit to leave the state? the magistrate said it was OK, but he did not sign any letter The police stated that I was driving at 103 mph, and having high percentage of alcohol on blood. Having these accusation what can I expect to be the sentence? How that would affect my visa process? Is it possible to decrease the charges of DUI to wet reckless? Does it helps that I'm a foreign citizen? I don't have an American driver license, if I want to get it, what would be the problems? can I drive with an international license even instead
You definitely need to hire a local lawyer to help you. These cases have serious consequences and the sentences are...
What does it mean to be summoned to court for the status of DUI deferral program?
I was convicted of my first DUI two years ago in which I blew the minimum limit .097. I attended the 6 week drug and alcohol class a year ago. I did not have the interlock system installed in my car. Is this the reason for which I am being summoned? Because I was under the impression that I did not have to have the interlock given the circumstances of the situation.
Minimum limit in all 50 states is .08
Can you be charged with DUI causing death to another person after they have settled with your insurance company
the passenager of the wreck settled out of court with my insurance company, while he was in a nursing home, after being in there for 7 months they let him go home with his wife, he cought phnumona then went back to nursing home, then a few days later ened up dying, they charged my husband with DUI causing injury, now that the other guy passed away they are trying to charge my husband with DUI causing death. can the state do that after the other guy signed a release paper for my insurance company
Signing a release with an insurance company does nothing to impact a criminal prosecution. The insurance claim is a...
Can the charges be refiled if the case was dismissed for a misdemeanor DUI?
I was charged with a DUI on May 2014. Blood test came back .05 and the officer made a lot of mistakes in the report. The prosecutor filed a motion to dismiss and it was signed by the judge on March 2015. I received a phone call from a Sgt which told me that I was summoned and they would refile the charges. He said that I didn't follow the plea deal. A plea was never made or agreed, in fact I was very adamant about not making a deal.
Depends if it was dismissed without prejudice or not. Impossible to tell over the internet. If you would have taken...
Arrested DUI in 2012 that was dropped and dismissed to a Public Intoxication in WV 3 years later I got a revoke can they do this
Arrested for DUI 2012 and dropped and dismissed to a PI. 3 years later 2015 I receive a revocation letter from DMV. Can they do this? Is there not a statute of limitations? The officer didn't send in a report until 12/2014
Generally there is no statute of limitations for DMV matters but speak to a local DUI lawyer for more information.
How long does WV have to indict on a fleeing DUI.
I received a fleeing DUI charge around November 2013. The charge was dismissed in magistrate court in February 2014. Can I still be indicted and if so how long does WV have to indict?
In West Virginia, they would have three additional Grand Jury terms of court to indict you - which are in 4 month...
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